Article - 5 Minute Read
January 9, 2016
Hypothermia can strike at any time: Ensure your first aid kit is ready. Learn about hypothermia symptoms and causes and how you can treat it with first aid.
Medically Reviewed by Trauma & Emergency Medicine
Categorized as: Safety
Tagged with: cold-weather injuries, CPR, frostbite, hypothermia
Article - 1 Minute Read
July 26, 2015
Do you know the symptoms of a heart attack? FInd out what to do if someone is having a heart attack, and how early treatment can save lives.
Medically Reviewed by Heart and Vascular Institute
Categorized as: Heart and Vascular Health
Tagged with: aspirin, chest pain, CPR, dizziness, first aid, heart attack, heart attack symptoms, heart attack symptoms in women, nitroglycerin
May 20, 2014
Use these tips to practice proper summer water safety this summer, and remember to "Play It Safe!"
Categorized as: Pediatrics, Safety
Tagged with: CPR, life jackets, Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, swimming, water safety, water sports
May 19, 2014
Follow these easy swimming safety tips to make sure parents and children alike enjoy the summer months.
Tagged with: Barbara Gaines MD, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Chris Vitale RN MSN, CPR, drowning prevention, injury prevention, life jackets, pool safety, summer, summer safety, swimming, water safety quiz